The Little Book Of Hindu Deities

Author: Sanjay Patel
Publisher: Penguin
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The Little Book of Hindu Deities is chock-full of monsters, demons, noble warriors, and divine divas.

The Routledge Companion To Religion And Popular Culture

Author: John C. Lyden
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Nayar, S.J. (2004) “Invisible representation: the oral contours of a national
popular cinema,” Film Quarterly 57, 3: 13–23. Nimbark, A. (2004) “Paradoxes of
media-reflected religiosity among Hindu Indians,” in T. Carnes and F. Yang (eds),
Asian American Religions: The Making and Remaking of Borders and
Boundaries, New York: New York University Press, 98–111. Patel, S. (2006) The
Little Book of Hindu Deities: From the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred Cow,
London: Plume.

Growing Up Global

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is The Little Book of Hindu Deities: From the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred
Cow by Sanjay Patel, a movie studio animator Review the storybooks to see how
they suit your child's sensibilities, as they can involve ten-headed beasts, battles,
revenge, and other gruesome themes. If you're looking for the spiritual lesson
behind some of the Hindu stories, see Our Most Dear Friend: An Illustrated
Bhagavad-Gita for Children. Again, review the contents first, then decide how you
'll treat the ...

Teaching Young Children In Multicultural Classrooms Issues Concepts And Strategies

Author: Wilma Robles de Melendez
Publisher: Cengage Learning
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The little book for Hindu deities: From goddess of wealth to sacred cow. New
York: Plume. Smith, J. (2003). Lily's garden of India. New York: Gingham Dog
Press. Somjah, R., & Somajah, R. (2006). Indian children's favourite stories.
Clarendon, VT: Tuttle. Zucker, J. (2004). Lighting the lamp. New York: Barron's
Educational Series. Japanese Americans Coerr, E. (2002). Sadako and the
thousand paper cranes. New York: Putnam's Sons. Falwell, C. (2003). Butterflies
for Kiri. New York: ...

Education About Asia

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Penguin Classics 320 pp. 0-14-303984-9 $15.00 THE LITTLE BOOK OF HINDU
DEITIES From the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred Cow SANJAY PATEL. Pixar
animator Patel brings to life Hinduism's most important gods and goddesses in
fun, full-color illustrations with succinct profiles. Plume 128 pp. 0-462-28775-8
$14.00 PENGUIN GROUP (USA) Academic Marketing Department, 375 Hudson

The Publishers Weekly

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To prepare for the day, Hindus clean and whitewash their homes, and then
illuminate their homes, businesses, roofs and gardens with electric bulbs or
earthen lamps. Divali is called the “festival of lights" in Hinduism. Recommended
Reading: Sanjay Patel's The Little Book of Hindu Deities: From the Goddess of
Wealth to the Sacred Cow deals with Lakshmi and the many other gods and
goddesses of the Hindu pantheon (Plume, Oct. 31). - R e o f e wis abandons
them: she braves.

Senior High Core Collection

Author: Raymond W. Barber
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Booklist Patel, Sanjay The little book of Hindu deities; from the Goddess of
Wealth to the Sacred Cow. Plume 2006 141p il pa $14 Grades: 9 10 11 12 704.9
1. Gods and goddesses 2. Hinduism ISBN 0-452-28775-8; 978-0-452-28775-4
LC 2006-12110 The author describes "the exploits of various deities while
drawing us in — literally — with his joyous and unexpected full-color illustrations.
. . . Both funny and informative, this is a fresh and breezy introduction to the Hindu

American Book Publishing Record

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II. Pheysey, Dawn. III. Title. PATEL, Sanjay. 704.9'489452l 1095496 The little
book of Hindu deities: from the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred Cow / by Sanjay
Patel. New York: Plume, 2006. p. cm. [NB1912.H55P38 2006] 22 2006- 012110
ISBN 0-452-28775-8 pap. 14.00 /. Gods, Hindu, in art. 2. Goddesses, Hindu, in art
, I. Title. BURNING ice: 704.9499981 art & climate change: the Cape Farewell
project was created by the artist David Buckland. London: Cape Farewell. c2006.
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Index Geographicus Indicus

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The doctrines of the more ancient religion of the Hindus are contained in the
Vedas, or four sacred books, each composed of two parts, one comprising forms
of worship, the other, moral and religious instruction. ... Subordinate to these are
many lesser divinities regarded as goddesses ; there is a goddess of learning
and eloquence (Sarasivati), a goddess of wealth (Lakshiiii), the goddesses
Parvati, lihowani or Durga, names representing the acting powers of evil and
destruction, ...

Nepal Review

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They bow to her and tie the sacred threads, which they had on their wrists, to her
tail. They pray to her as mother cow and Laxmi, the goddess of wealth. The cow
is an object of worship and veneration with the Hindus since the ancient time
when they led a pastoral life prior to entering the agricultural stage when the cow
played the most important role in their economy. It was the time when wealth was
reckoned in term of cattle as it is still done in the hilly or rural areas. It is, therefore
, no ...